1967-Berkeley Bonaparte-Big Brother & The Holding Company-James Gurley Early Headshop Poster-PAE Graded Extra Fine '69'

closed on Friday, December 6, 2019

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This is a rare and early HUGE sized headshop poster printed by Mouse Studios and distributed by Berkeley Bonaparte. This poster features James Gurley of Big Brother & The Holding Company the same photo taken by Bob Seideman which appears on the famous FD-48 poster created by Kelley & Mouse. In 1967 Stanley Mouse collaborated with artists Alton Kelley Rick Griffin Victor Moscoso and Wes Wilson to create the Berkeley Bonaparte Distribution Agency. These original headshop posters surface few and far between now.


Poster – James Gurley Big Brother & The Holding Company

Grade – PAE Extra Fine 69

City – Berkeley CA

Date – 1967

Dimensions – 23” x 35”

Printing – OP-1 Original Printing

Artist – Bob Seideman / Mouse Studios

Distributor – Berkeley Bonaparte

Paper Type – Textured thick poster stock

Condition Details - 100% Original with no restoration. 1/3" tear top left single tackhole in each corner edge tears tape on back extreme foxing. View the detailed high res photo of this lot. Click on the thumbnail photo to see an enlarged photo. Click a second time on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner of the enlarged photo. A super high res image with every millimeter will now be clearly displayed. For a personalized eyewitness examination call 410-464-6180 11:00 am to 6:00 pm eastern.


Note: This oversized poster will be rolled and shipped without our standard archival holder. Shipping will be calculated accordingly.


*****This poster is available for inspection at our gallery by appointment. *****


*A 20% Buyers Premium will be added to the final hammer price of this lot.*